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Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Knot Grass
73.0450 (B&F: 2289)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Noctuidae
      »Subfamily: Acronictinae
        »Tribe: Acontiini

A resident species occurring sparingly to fairly commonly at mv light in a wide range of habitats. Probably generally distributed. Double-brooded, flying mainly from mid-April to mid-June and from mid-July to mid-September. Larvae feed on bramble, sallow, unspecified low-growing plants including thistle, hop, poplar and in captivity oak. (Pratt, 2011)

Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Ringmer, 08 v 2016
Photo: John Luck
Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Battle, 23 iv 2019
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pagham Harbour, vi 2006
Photo: Ivan Lang
Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Climping, 3 vii 2008
Photo: Matthew Sennitt
Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Warnham LNR, 0
Photo: Sam Bayley
Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Battle, 04 viii 2012
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Battle, 15 vi 2013
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Southwick, 26 ix 2013
Photo: Loren Daniels
Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Henfield, 28 ix 2010
Photo: Richard Roebuck

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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